Nuclear Innovation Newsletter

January 31st, 2024

Washington D.C. In January's edition of NIA's monthly newsletter we looked back on the actions we took in 2023 including new publications, press releases, events and more. 

In January NIA staff released one new report and were featured in 3 different news articles.

We continue to count down the days to the 2024 edition of the Nuclear Innovation Bootcamp with applications being due on February 25. 

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NIA Statement on Publication of New Paper "Enabling High Volume Licensing of Advanced Nuclear Energy"

January 31st, 2024

Washington D.C. The following statement may be attributed to Judi Greenwald, executive director of the Nuclear Innovation Alliance:

Nuclear Innovation Newsletter

December 31st, 2023

Washington D.C. In December NIA released 3 new publications, 3 statements, was quoted in 2 news articles and hosted the last event of our Fueling Our Future 3-part event series.

December, directly following the completion of COP28 was a big month for nuclear energy as we ended the year and planned for 2024. 

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NIA Statement on Publication of New Paper "Characterizing an Emerging Market for High-Assay, Low-Enriched Uranium Production"

December 15th, 2023

WASHINGTON D.C. - The Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) has released a new report, “Characterizing an Emerging Market for High-Assay Low-Enriched Uranium”. This comprehensive technical report provides new detailed analysis on the costs of high-assay, low-enriched uranium (HALEU) production and the funding requirements for federal programs to support HALEU availability for advanced reactors. NIA's Executive Director, Judi Greenwald, shared the following statement about the objectives and conclusions of this new NIA analysis:

NIA Statement on Publication of Updated Paper "Advanced Nuclear Energy Guide for State Policymakers"

December 14th, 2023

WASHINGTON D.C. - Today the Nuclear Innovation Alliance (NIA) released an update to their original 2021 report, “Advanced Nuclear Energy Guide for State Policymakers.” The Guide serves as an introduction to advanced nuclear energy projects and policies for state-level policymakers and stakeholders. It describes advanced reactor technology and its benefits, provides an overview of enabling federal policies, and reviews state options to incentivize local development of advanced reactors. The report also contains case studies of emerging, state-specific advanced nuclear projects including: